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  • Author:
    Stanley D. Brunn,Jack F. Williams
  • ISBN:
    0060410280
  • ISBN13:
    978-0060410285
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    Harpercollins College Div; Subsequent edition (December 1, 1992)
  • Pages:
    507 pages
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    Social Sciences
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Stanley D. Brunn is professor of geography at the University of Kentucky

I highly recommend this excellent text to undergraduate classes in general education, geography, planning and urban studies, international development, and to anyone interested in world cities and regions. Journal Of Geography). Stanley D. Brunn is professor of geography at the University of Kentucky. Maureen Hays-Mitchell is associate professor of geography at Colgate University.

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Remarkably, fully half the world's population now live in cities, and the numbers grow daily as people seek to escape rural poverty. An important reason that I think this book gives a balanced, non-biased overview of the development of cities throughout the world is because it was written by a diverse group of authors.

Stanley D. Brunn, Jack Francis Williams, Donald J. Zeigler

Stanley D. Zeigler. Remarkably, fully half the world's population now live in cities, and the numbers grow daily as people seek to escape rural poverty.

Providing a sweeping overview of world urban geography, this book explores the eleven major culture realms of the .  . and Canada, Middle America and the Caribbean, South America, Europe, Russia, the Greater Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, East Asia, and Australia and the Pacific Islands. Each author presents the region's urban history, economy, culture and society, as well as urban spatial models and problems and prospects. Vignettes of key cities give the reader a vivid understanding of daily life and the "spirit of place.

Chapter One: World Urban Development-Jessica K. Graybill, Maureen Hays-Mitchell, Donald J. Zeigler, and Stanley D. Brunn Chapter Two: Cities of the United States and Canada-Lisa Benton Short and Nathaniel M. Lewis Chapter Three: Cities of Middle America and the Caribbean-Roberto Albendoz, Tim Brothers, Seth Dixon, Irma Escamilla, Joseph L. Scarpaci, and Thomas Sigler Chapter Four: Cities of South.

Providing an overview of world urban geography, a group of experts explores the eleven major global regions. Each author presents the region's urban history, economy, culture, and society, as well as urban spatial models and problems and prospects. Environmental, human security, globalization, and cyberspace topics are fully developed as well. Vignettes of seventy-eight key cities give the reader a vivid understanding of daily life and the "spirit of place.

Stanley D Brunn, Jack Williams, Jack F Williams.

William Richardson (1995). Vladivostok: City of three eras". Cities Of The World: World Regional Urban Development (4th e. Planning Perspectives. Brunn; et a. eds. (2008). USA: Rowman & Littlefield. Download as PDF. Printable version.